Saori Yoshida Yoshida claims third Olympic gold

Japan's Saori Yoshida beats Canadian Tonya Lynn Verbeek to win a third successive Olympic gold in the women's 55kg freestyle wrestling.

9 Aug 12

Olga Butkevych Butkevych hopes to help wrestling

Team GB

25 Jul 12

Great Britain's only wrestler at London 2012, Olga Butkevych, hopes to improve the popularity of the sport by winning a medal.

Great Britain wrestler Olga Butkevych Butkevych wins GB wrestling spot

Team GB

15 Jun 12

Ukraine-born Olga Butkevych has been chosen as Britain's sole Olympic wrestling competitor.

Olga Butkevych No plastic Brits in team - Hunt

Team GB

31 May 12

Team GB chief Andy Hunt says there are "no plastic Brits" after it emerges Ukraine-born wrestler Olga Butkevych is likely to make London 2012.

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Final Results

Final results by Athlete
Rank Athlete Country Medal moment Result
1 Yoshida JPN 3
2 Verbeek CAN 0
3 Renteria Castillo COL 3
3 Ratkevich AZE 3
View full results for Women's Freestyle 55kg

Head to Head

Olga Butkevych vs Marwa Amri

Olga Butkevych

Olga Butkevych Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

1

Height

1.6m (5'3")

Weight

60kg

Age

28

Marwa Amri

Marwa Amri Tunisia flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

2

Height

1.61m (5'3")

Weight

55kg

Age

25

View the London 2012 medallist table